Arbour Hill Prison   

Arbour Hill
Dublin 7 

Tel: 01 4724000
Fax: 01 4724082  

Operational Capacity: 142

Governor: Mr. Liam Dowling   

General Description:

A closed, medium security prison for adult males. The prisoner profile is largely made up of long term sentenced prisoners.

Click here for information on visiting a prisoner in Arbour Hill.


Father Ciaran Enright

Visiting Committee:

Padraig McGarrigle (Chairperson)

Arbour Hill Prison

Dublin 7

How to get there: GPS:53.349834,-6.288385

By Bus: From city centre take the number 37, 38, 38a, 39,  39a buses.
By Car: Check website for up to date directions.
By Train: Heuston station is the nearest train station and is within easy walking distance of Arbour Hill Prison. Check for service times. On leaving the station cross the River Liffey to the Aisling Hotel, turn right and take first left (up hill) and follow main road to prison gate.